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Silver alert for missing teen

On Aug. 29 at approx. 6:09 a.m. the Southington Police Dept. received a report of a missing juvenile from 177 Carter Lane in Southington. The juvenile, Logan Gibbons, age 15 left his residence at some point during the overnight hours…

Local man charged with sexual assault

Brandon Boudreau, 21, of Southington, turned himself in to the Southington Police Department this morning at approximately 6:42 a.m. after learning about a warrant for his arrest. He was processed and charged with first degree criminal attempt to commit sexual assault.…

Christian Service Award winners

The Southington Church Women United organization announced the 2016 Christian Service Award winners at its end of year award dinner recently at the Manor Inn in Milldale. Award winners are nominated by their church’s representative for their participation at various…

Southington woman wins national pageant title

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Southington’s Kimberly Beaudoin now has a national platform. Competing as Mrs. Connecticut USA Universal, Beaudoin received the top honor—Mrs. USA Universal—at a pageant in Las Vegas on Thursday night. On Friday morning, she woke up…

Students get an education at Democratic convention

By JACQUELINE STOUGHTONREPUBLICAN-AMERICAN Connecticut college students are getting a behind-the-scenes look, as they experience the Democratic National Convention you won’t see on television. Four students and one professor from Quinnipiac University have already been in Philadelphia in the week leading…

Blues have record-setting week

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER The Bristol Blues baseball team went 2-3 over the week, but remained in contention of the top spot in the West Division as they approach the midpoint of the season. It was also a record-setting week…